In this fictional journey de strength Jay Griffiths, acclaimed writer of Wild, creates a portrait of the artist Frida Kahlo, her devastating coincidence and her love for Diego Rivera, that also is a party of the spirit of poetry and the artwork of rebellion.
This version encompasses a preface by means of John Berger.
Spellbinding and luminous, A Love Letter from a Stray Moon is a distinct paintings approximately ardour, grief and transcendence.
Jay Griffiths is a British author, writer of Pip Pip: A Sideways examine Time and Wild: An Elemental Journey. She is the winner of the Barnes & Noble notice Award for the easiest new non-fiction author to be released within the united states, and the inaugural Orion publication Award.
'A magnificent publication. it really is like a costume that Kahlo invented for herself and wore.' John Berger
'Griffiths' novel itself reminds us what it truly is to be a individual, born local to the earth, on hearth with the enjoyment of the universe and whole of grief for our damaged international. it's a love track to lifestyles, to artwork and to the human spirit.' West Australian
'A Love Letter from a Stray Moon is a very appealing and sustained prose poem, a decision for engagement with the area, and a strong and miraculous feat of literary and retroactive telepathy.' Niall Griffiths
'Jay Griffiths is a fearless adventurer with phrases and photographs. I salute her braveness and the splendour of this vision.' Philip Pullman
'I completely gobbled this splendidly perceptive and delicate ebook. I already knew much approximately Frida Kahlo's lifestyles yet rediscovered it in those pages from the interior out.' Marie Darrieussecq
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